NFL Active Leaders - Interception Return Average

The following is a list of the NFL active defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Statistics are current through the 2018 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Leaders based on 20 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. M. Peters 51 20 530 26.5 90t 3
2. T. Gipson 88 20 445 22.2 67 2
3. J. Joseph 178 29 620 21.4 82t 7
4. A. Talib 138 34 722 21.2 104 10
5. B. Carr 166 20 373 18.6 49t 2
6. D. Rodgers-Cromartie 159 30 535 17.8 99t 6
7. R. Jones 114 20 332 16.6 54 3
8. E. Weddle 175 29 467 16.1 53 4
9. D. Revis 145 29 466 16.1 100 3
10. C. Hayward 89 20 303 15.2 82t 2
11. D. McCourty 129 20 298 14.9 60 0
12. E. Thomas 125 28 417 14.9 78t 2
13. G. Quin 148 24 347 14.5 56 2
14. B. Grimes 138 33 461 14.0 94t 3
15. T. Williams 172 32 437 13.7 67 1
16. R. Nelson 176 37 486 13.1 75t 1
17. A. Bethea 183 24 305 12.7 49t 1
18. R. Sherman 109 32 395 12.3 58t 2
19. M. Adams 211 29 344 11.9 56 2
20. J. Haden 106 20 232 11.6 62 1
21. K. Coleman 121 21 238 11.3 37 2
22. P. Peterson 118 22 244 11.1 43 1
23. L. Hall 148 27 290 10.7 50t 3
24. V. Davis 121 22 228 10.4 42 1
25. T. Newman 221 42 363 8.6 70 3